Wooden Figure

This is described as a male Limba carving by the Sierra Leone National Museum catalogue. The figure wears a medal around its neck, with an inscription reading ER Coronation 1953 , marking the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. It was acquired by the Museum in 1978.

Further Information

  • Type: Figures, sculpture
  • Object: Wooden Figure
  • Materials: Wood
  • Culture Group: Limba
  • Dimensions: 565mm
  • Production Date: Pre 1978
  • Associated Places: Unknown
  • Associated People: R.E. During (Seller)
  • Museum: Sierra Leone National Museum
  • Accession Number: SLNM.1991.03.05

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